Welcome to Hastoe's Benefit and Welfare advice service! The service is completely free and available to all residents. You do not need to have rent arrears to receive advice and support from our Benefit and Welfare Advisors, and no question or query is too big or too small for the team.
Things we can help you with:
- Completing a welfare benefits entitlement check
- Applying for benefits
- Applying for Discretionary Housing Payments (DHP)
- Assessing your finances, income and outgoings
- Managing your spending
- Reviewing your energy costs and helping you switching providers
- Suggesting other agencies who can help
We've got loads of real life examples of how we've helped others experiencing similar circumstances to you. Read below to understand just some of the ways we've helped other Hastoe residents. Are you familiar with any of these situations? If so, we can help!
Meet the Team
Benefit and Welfare Advisor
East Region - Essex, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Lincolnshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Surrey and parts of Kent, Sussex and London.
Get in touch
To find out how our Benefit and Welfare Advisors can help you please complete the request form below. Alternatively, you can get in touch with your Housing Officer directly and ask to be referred.
The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can help you.
Other organisations that can help
As well as the money advice service that we provide, there are a number of other organisations who may be able to help you review your financial situation:
You can find advice on being made redundant, finding work, claiming benefits and managing debts here.